Penlee House Gallery & Museum, Penzance
The artistic heart of West Cornwall's history

Notes:

HMS Warspite ran aground at Prussia Cove on 23 April 1947, having broken her tow to the breaker's yard. There is a distress flare on the stern. She was refloated on the next day's tide.

Warspite

Record Number: PEZPH : 1990.1126
Identification
Full name: Black And White Photograph
Brief description: HMS Warspite ran aground at Prussia Cove on 23 April 1947, having broken her tow to the breaker's yard. There is a distress flare on the stern. She was refloated on the next day's tide.
Production
Person: --
Date: 1947
Place: Penzance
Copyright
Authority: --
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